Do you remember what happened just over two years ago at the offices of Charlie Hebdo, the French satire magazine?
In Paris, January, 2015, twelve Parisians died over a three-day period when Muslim extremists vented their rage upon the publication. Eight of them were journalists from “Charlie,” which specializes in ridiculing everything. And I mean everything. For example, here’s one of the covers that inspired the attacks. Yes, Mohammed is on the right. It’s interesting, though, that Catholics and Jews never attacked.
So because we Americans believe strongly in free speech, we stood with Charlie Hebdo. There were supportive marches in the United States:
Pictures like this were popping up all over social media. We were all Charlie Hebdo: